As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a foe-man, Lv. 106, Fms. v. 273, Orkn. 224.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛅᚾᛏ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Ljósvetninga Saga. (D. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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